4/13/13 Daily Devotion

Romans 8:15 The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship. And by him we cry, “Abba, Father.”

As we came up out of the waters of baptism, we received the Spirit of God. This Spirit was given to us as a guide, as a help mate, to assist us on our journey with God. The Spirit also serves as a conscience, to help us understand how to determine what decisions need to be made and which should be avoided. The Spirit takes our concerns before God when we cannot put into words the concerns of our hearts. Knowing and understanding the presence and purpose of the Spirit, we should not become overwhelmed with worry. Worry comes when we have not released our concerns to God. Worry comes when we are still holding onto even the smallest aspect of our situations. Worry comes naturally, while releasing it is unnatural, but God has promised to be there for us if we would just trust in Him.

Prayer Starter:

Lord, help me feel Your presence and release my concerns to You.

Published in: on April 14, 2013 at 12:35 am  Comments (2)  
Tags: , , , , , , ,

The URI to TrackBack this entry is: https://drjeffkrupinski.wordpress.com/2013/04/14/41313-daily-devotion/trackback/

RSS feed for comments on this post.

2 CommentsLeave a comment

  1. I love this comment – “Worry comes when we are still holding onto even the smallest aspect of our situations” Teach me Lord, to let it go! Thanks!

    • Thanks Susan. I always appreciate your comments.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: